Are We There Yet?
The Army's Nett Warrior program still has a way to go before
becoming useful to soldiers. At least that's according to John Clements, a
capability developer at the service's Maneuver Center of Excellence. "In my opinion,
the technology just isn't there," Clements said at an industry conference in
Alexandria, VA, last week. "We get jaded here in the U.S. where we are all in
the network . . . but it doesn't exist in Afghanistan. To recreate the network
that we have here and make it mobile so that you can deploy it to some area of
contingent operations is a huge endeavor, and not to mention [making] it
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